Sunil Chodha

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Tips on Shooting Street and City Photography at Night

Are you looking to get into shooting the city at night? Have no idea where to begin? Pierre T. Lambert gives you his insight and advice on how to get …

If You Think Horror Movies Are Scary, Wait Until You Read These Novels

If you've ever wondered whether or not your love of horror movies and scary stories is creepy, this should give you some peace of mind: There's …

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

Buying Property in Portugal as a Non-Resident

From taxes to average prices and down payments., here’s what you need to know<p>By Ariel Ramchandani<p>Recently, the sun has been shining brightly on …

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

These Are the Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography, According to Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a professional photographer and educator we turn to again and again for great photography tips and advice. In the below video he …

How 1.7 Billion Stars Were Mapped With Dazzling 3-D Precision

The ESA's Gaia satellite is helping astronomers understand the origins of our galaxy, one star at a time.<p>More than a billion twinkling stars, drifting lazily across the sky as both Earth and our home galaxy revolve, have been mapped in 3-D by the European Space Agency’s Gaia satellite. On …

Universe

How to get rich quick in Silicon Valley | Corey Pein

<b>Corey Pein</b> took his half-baked startup idea to America’s hottest billionaire factory – and found a wasteland of techie hustlers and con men<p><b>T</b>he most desirable career of the 21st century, with numerous advantages over other fast-growing occupations such as hospice carer and rickshaw driver, is being …

Silicon Valley

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

Prisma photo editing app launches store with downloadable filters, free for now

iOS photo editing app Prisma proved an almost instant hit when it launched last summer, its AI-powered filters offering higher quality and more diverse results than competing apps. An update to the app yesterday means you can now download even more filters through a ‘filter store’ …<p>Download …

Work Less and Do More by Applying the Pareto Principle to Your Task List

The Pareto Principle says that in most situations roughly 80% of effects come from only 20% of the causes. We can use the Pareto Principle to better …

14 years a fugitive: the hunt for Ratko Mladic, the Butcher of Bosnia | Julian Borger

The Bosnian Serb general is accused of killing thousands of civilians at Srebrenica and Sarajevo – the worst atrocities in Europe since the Nazi era. Julian Borger tells the inside story of how he evaded capture for so long and was finally caught<p>In July 1997, a Yugoslav army officer named Milan …

How to spot a liar: it’s not what you think

If someone looks you in the eye and gives a straightforward answer, they may be lying, a new study suggests<p>If you think you can spot a liar by their shifty gaze and hesitant manner you might need to think again.<p>New research suggests that the most untruthful people are likely to look you straight in …

Raspberry Pi's latest computer costs just $5

Raspberry Pi has just unveiled the Pi Zero, a programmable computer that costs only $5 — about as much as a cup of coffee.<p>Available from today, the Pi Zero is the charity organization’s smallest computer ever and packs enough power and components to match up to other offerings in the Pi family. In …

From 2-3-5 to gegenpress: how football's tactical fads have come and gone

With Jurgen Klopp's high-intensity game winning the hearts of hipsters nationwide, Jonathan Liew charts the evolution of tactical fads<p>Five strikers (the 2-3-5)<p>Football’s default formation from around the 1880s to the 1920s, although Pep Guardiola is making a bold stab at reviving it with Bayern …

A new job-search site aims to solve the elusive 'culture fit' problem

But until recently there was no one-stop shop for filtering job searches through this lens.<p>It was for that reason CEO and cofounder Anthony van Horne began developing CareerLabs , which launched last week.<p>"People deserve to know the real scoop on a company before they work there," van Horne tells …

Employment

The Future Of Bitcoin Isn’t Bitcoin–It’s Bigger Than That

The shared ledger technology, or blockchain, introduced in Bitcoin could upend the financial industry. And startups are getting in line.<p>Earlier this year, Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne bought a $500,000 bond issued by the online retailer.<p>But it wasn’t the size of the bond that drew attention. It …

Eerie photos capture the London Underground minus the crowds

LONDON — Most people know the tunnels of the Tube as a heaving mass of human flesh, all armpits and elbows as Londoners and tourists climb over each …

How To Shoot Light Trails

<b>Tristan O’Tierney</b> <i>is a self-taught San Francisco-based photographer who has mastered the technique of crafting with light. Also an iOS engineer, he is</i> …

The Hulk of Chromebooks has arrived and it's glorious

Acer Chromebook 15 review<p>Hulk Chromebook<p>Light or dark<p>Big keyboard, big sound<p>Bigger than the rest<p>Left shark<p>Right shark<p>Grip tight<p>You would think that …

Philae is hibernating, says European Space Agency as it calls off searches

European Space Agency controllers have called off the dedicated search for Philae, the probe that landed on a comet in November last year.<p>Instead, they will now rely on “co-riding” opportunities presented by the planned mission programme for Rosetta, the lander’s orbiting mothership.<p>Scientists …

Isis: the inside story

In the summer of 2004, a young jihadist in shackles and chains was walked by his captors slowly into the Camp Bucca prison in southern Iraq. He was nervous as two American soldiers led him through three brightly-lit buildings and then a maze of wire corridors, into an open yard, where men with …

The Ched Evans case has become a lightning rod for irrationality

Both groups are singling out Ched Evans's case for one reason: he is famous<p>Ched Evans was found to be guilty beyond reasonable doubt by a jury of his peers. He has been released on licence and sought employment in the field of sport.<p>He has attracted two mobs as a consequence of his actions: <b>one</b> …

The Epic Tale Of An Anonymous Browser That Gamed Google Ads

By Michael Grothaus8 minute Read<p>Privacy has been pushed to the forefront of most people’s minds in the last two years. A renewed awareness began in …

3 quick tips to help you move away from auto mode on your DSLR camera

<b>Thursday, 30 October 2014</b><p>I bought a digital SLR camera about 7 years ago and have used it sporadically but rarely ventured away from auto mode. The …

Ched Evans: Sorry, but all rapes are not the same

The story of Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans is far more problematic than that of a predator in a dark underpass<p>A lovely woman I know was in court recently after a chance DNA sample identified the man who raped her 20 years ago. The brute kidnapped Sarah and threatened to kill her before …

How can I organise all my digital photos?

Tom has lots of photos on different devices and he wants to bring them together in one place<p>I have photos all over the place: PC, Android tablet, mobile phone etc. I would like to get them all under one roof. What is the simplest, most efficient way of doing this? I have heard of Google+, Picasa, …

On-the-go tips for mobile photo editing

Now that we live in a world where everyone has a high-res camera in their pocket, taking beautiful photos has never been easier. Not only have …